Dressel beats Manaudou in 50 free at ISL Naples meet
NAPLES, Italy (AP) — Fresh off his eight-medal performance at this year's world championships, American swimmer Caeleb Dressel was again in the spotlight in his ISL debut.
Italian president pays homage to 2 officers killed on duty
ROME (AP) — Italy's president has paid homage to two officers killed in the line of duty in the northern city of Trieste.
Speaking in Naples on Saturday, President Sergio Mattarella said...
Coast Guard rescues 5 people from disabled boat off Florida
NAPLES, Fla. (AP) — The U.S, Coast Guard has rescued five people from a boat that became disabled off the coast of Florida.
The Coast Guard said in a news release Saturday that officials...
Man accused of bludgeoning father on boat gets 9 years
FORT MYERS, Fla. (AP) — A Florida man accused of bludgeoning his father to death aboard a fishing vessel in the Gulf of Mexico has been sentenced to nine years and seven months in...
Men charged in courthouse break-in suspected in other case
DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — Authorities suspect that two cybersecurity workers charged with breaking into an Iowa courthouse were also responsible for a late-night entry into the courthouse in Des...
Autopsy: Inmate died of bacterial infection, pneumonia
NAPLES, Fla. (AP) — An autopsy has confirmed that an inmate who died at a Florida jail before his expected release had been suffering from a serious bacterial infection.
Florida governor wants stiffer fines for cities that pollute
TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) — Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis will ask the Legislature to increase fines for local governments that pollute state waters and give the Department of Environmental Protection...
Florida cat burglar turns out to actually be a cat
NAPLES, Fla. (AP) — Florida deputies have a cat burglar in custody. Literally, a cat.
The Naples Daily News reports Collier County sheriff's deputies responded to a 911 call Saturday about a...
Florida hunters capture 2 17-foot, 9-inch Burmese pythons
NAPLES, Fla. (AP) — Florida wildlife officials say hunters have captured two huge Burmese pythons as part of the state's program to remove the invasive snakes.
Florida man guilty of killing his mother sentenced to life
NAPLES, Fla. (AP) — A Florida man who was found guilty of killing his mother has been sentenced to life in prison.
News outlets report 33-year-old Yuzo Nishi was sentenced Tuesday in the...
NAPLES, Fla. (AP) — A wolf-dog hybrid that escaped from a Florida sanctuary after jumping a 10-foot (3-meter) fence has been captured.
News outlets report that something startled Eva on...
ACI Worldwide: 2Q Earnings Snapshot
NAPLES, Fla. (AP) _ ACI Worldwide Inc. (ACIW) on Thursday reported second-quarter net income of $5.7 million, after reporting a loss in the same period a year earlier.
Beasley: 2Q Earnings Snapshot
NAPLES, Fla. (AP) _ Beasley Broadcast Group Inc. (BBGI) on Monday reported second-quarter net income of $4.3 million.
The Naples, Florida-based company said it had net income of 15 cents per...
Officials: city of Naples out $700K after cyberattack
NAPLES, Fla. (AP) — Officials in the southwest Florida city of Naples say they lost $700,000 in a recent cyberattack.
The Naples Daily News reports that the attack was a "spear phishing"...
Public sees lion cubs for first time at Florida zoo
NAPLES, Fla. (AP) — Guests at a Florida zoo are getting to see three new African lion cubs for the first time.
The cubs were born at the Naples Zoo in May, marking the first time in 30 years...
NAPLES, Fla. (AP) — A Florida man has been sentenced to three years in prison for fatally shooting another man during a drug deal.
The Naples Daily News reports that 23-year-old Stephen...
DETROIT (AP) — James Harvey, a former Saginaw mayor, congressman and federal judge, has died. He was 97 years old.
The U.S. District Court in Detroit says Harvey died Saturday in Naples,...
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ROME (AP) — A suspected arson fire threw Italy's high-speed rail system into chaos Monday, forcing the cancellation of dozens of train runs and frustrating vacationers and commuters along the...
ROME (AP) — Luciano De Crescenzo, an Italian writer, actor and director, has died in Rome after being hospitalized for a few days. He was 90.
A Southwest Florida man’s scary journey to a new homeland
NAPLES, Fla. (AP) — Diego Grisales remembers the sound of shattering glass as the windows to his home in a comfortable neighborhood were shot in.
MILAN (AP) — Italian news agency ANSA says eruptions from a volcano on the Sicilian island of Stromboli sent about 30 tourists jumping into the sea for safety.
NAPLES, Fla. (AP) — An endangered Florida panther has died after a fight with another panther.
It's the 12th panther death this year. The Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission...
NAPLES, Fla. (AP) — A Florida deputy is recovering after he was accidentally shot in the foot when a gun fell to the ground and discharged.
The Naples Daily News reports that Collier County...
Florida man faces charges after fatal ATV crash
NAPLES, Fla. (AP) — Authorities say a Florida man is facing charges following the death of a passenger on his all-terrain vehicle.
The Naples Daily News reports that the crash happened early...
NASHVILLE, N.C. (AP) — Four Florida residents and two dogs are dead after their private plane dropped off the radar and crashed into a wooded area of central North Carolina.
NAPLES, Fla. (AP) — Authorities in Florida say five vehicles hit and killed a black bear on Interstate 75.
Florida Highway Patrol spokesman Kenny Watson tells the Naples Daily News the crash...
- Business WireReal-Time Payments is a Key Driver of Innovation for Majority of Banks Globally, Study by Ovum and ACI Worldwide RevealsSeptember 18, 2019
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- Business WireNichols College Selects ACI Worldwide to Simplify Student PaymentsAugust 26, 2019
- Business WireACI Worldwide’s Mobile Payments Technology Supports Pay-In-Aisle Launch of British Convenience Food Retailing Giant, Co-opJuly 31, 2019
- Business WireASG Technologies to Host Annual EVOLVE ConferenceJuly 22, 2019
New algae bloom in Florida’s Lake Okeechobee
PORT MAYACA, Fla. (AP) — Scientists say blue-green algae appears to be blooming on the eastern side of Lake Okeechobee in Florida.
A state water management crew discovered the bloom...
NAPLES, Fla. (AP) — A Florida zoo is celebrating the birth of three African lion cubs.
The Naples Daily News reports this is the first time in 30 years that the Naples Zoo has had lion cubs....
NAPLES, Fla. (AP) — An audience member called 911 on an Egyptian-American comedian who made a joke about being of Middle Eastern descent.
The caller called police Sunday, one day after Ahmed...
NAPLES, Fla. (AP) — The family of a Florida man who died in a small airplane crash says he'd been a pilot since the age of 16.
The son of 71-year-old Bill Gaston Sr. says he suspects there...
After regular Baker Act committals, program helps teen
NAPLES, Fla. (AP) — Caleb Caldwell's delicate peace with himself wavered earlier this year when a violent outburst nearly led to a mental health evaluation under Florida's Baker Act — yet...
NAPLES, Fla. (AP) — Wildlife officials say a bobcat climbed an electrical power pole and perched high above the traffic crossing Alligator Alley, which cuts across the southern tip of...
NAPLES, Fla. (AP) — A Florida man has been convicted in a fatal drunken driving crash.
The Naples Daily News reports that 29-year-old Kiereek Seymour was found guilty of DUI manslaughter on...
RUSHVILLE, Ind. (AP) — A company that works to turn corn field waste into sustainable products is planning a central Indiana facility.
Officials on Monday announced the plans from a joint...
NAPLES, Fla. (AP) — A real estate agent says an ocean-front Florida home that recently sold for $25.5 million is headed for demolition.
The three-bedroom, 70-year-old Naples beach house sits...
Florida inmate dies shortly before expected release
NAPLES, Fla. (AP) — Authorities say an inmate at a Florida jail died shortly before his expected release.
The Naples Daily News reports that 31-year-old Timothy Kusma was supposed to be...
NAPLES, Fla. (AP) — The U.S. Coast Guard rescued three fishermen from a life raft after their fishing boat sank in the Gulf of Mexico.
A Coast Guard statement says mayday calls were sent by...
LAWRENCE, Kan. (AP) — The University of Kansas plans to establish a new professorship focused on military history with a $500,000 gift from a 1972 graduate.
Man gets life for fatal shooting outside of Florida bar
NAPLES, Fla. (AP) — A Florida man has been sentenced to life in prison for fatally shooting a woman outside a bar.
The Naples Daily News reports that 26-year-old Carlos Ruben Rodriguez was...
Man who learned English after move from Cuba gets diploma
NAPLES, Fla. (AP) — Surrounded by family and co-workers, Yorgi Flores received his high school diploma, after moving to the U.S. from Cuba as a non-English speaker in 2006.
NAPLES, Fla. (AP) — Two endangered clouded leopards have been born at a zoo in Naples, Florida.
The Naples Daily News reports the Naples Zoo announced the Feb. 22 births of the female...
Miguel Angel Jimenez wins Chubb Classic
NAPLES, Fla. (AP) — Miguel Angel Jimenez won the Chubb Classic on Sunday for his seventh PGA Tour Champions title, beating Bernhard Langer and Olin Browne with a 5-foot par putt on the first hole of a playoff.
Jimenez closed with a 5-under 66 at The Classics at Lely Resort to match Langer and Browne at 13-under 200.
Tanigawa, Day, Ames share Chubb Classic lead
NAPLES, Fla. (AP) — Ken Tanigawa had six back-nine birdies in a 5-under 66 for a share of the Chubb Classic lead Saturday with Glen Day and Stephen Ames.
Tanigawa rebounded from bogeys on Nos. 8 and 9 with birdies on Nos. 10-12, 14, 15 and 17 at The Classics at Lely Resort.
Sandy Lyle, Stephen Ames share PGA Tour Champions lead
NAPLES, Fla. (AP) — Playing partners Sandy Lyle and Stephen Ames matched the course record at 8-under 63 to share the first-round lead Friday in the PGA Tour Champions' Chubb Classic.
Lyle topped a leaderboard for the first time in 155 career starts on the 50-and-over tour. The 61-year-old Scot won the 1985 British Open and 1988 Masters.
Police: Rome is increasingly prey to Italy’s 3 big mafias
ROME (AP) — Police say Italy's three big organized crime syndicates are increasingly infiltrating Rome's economy, sometimes collaborating for efficiency.
The semi-annual report of the national anti-Mafia investigative police agency DIA offers a grim analysis of how the Sicilian Mafia, Naples-area Camorra and Calabria-rooted 'ndrangheta invest illegal revenues heavily in Rome hotels, restaurants and stores, often aided by complicit lawyers and accountants.
Beasley: 4Q Earnings Snapshot
NAPLES, Fla. (AP) _ Beasley Broadcast Group Inc. (BBGI) on Monday reported fourth-quarter net income of $2.1 million.
On a per-share basis, the Naples, Florida-based company said it had profit of 8 cents.
The radio broadcaster posted revenue of $75.6 million in the period.
Broadcaster Warner Wolf arrested for damaging ‘racist’ sign
NAPLES, Fla. (AP) — Sportscaster Warner Wolf is facing a felony charge after police say he damaged a sign outside his Florida community because it included the word "Plantation," which he considers racist.
Collier County records show the 81-year-old Wolf surrendered Thursday on a felony criminal mischief charge and was released.
The sheriff's office says Wolf long complained about his community's name, Classics Plantation Estates.
Florida deputy injured in crash during traffic stop
GOLDEN GATE ESTATES, Fla. (AP) — Authorities say a Florida deputy was injured during a traffic stop when another vehicle crashed into his patrol truck.
The Naples Daily News reports that the deputy was getting out of his unmarked pickup along a Golden Gate Estates road Wednesday morning when the crash happened.